Name: Mrs. Krista CarneyGrade: Pre-K-6Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone: 570-648-5721 X2615
We received a grant for KEYBOARDS (and a few other things) from the Mockingbird Foundation
Funded by fans of the band Phish
337 requests this year
19 funded schools were funded including US!I believe that Music is essential to a well-rounded education (you can read about some of the reasons why here.)
I am a graduate of Shamokin Area High School; I earned my Bachelor of Music in Music Education from Susquehanna University and my Master of Music in Music Education from Boston University. I am currently a PhD candidate in Curriculum and Instruction at Concordia University Chicago. I am writing my dissertation on using popular music in elementary general music as Culturally Responsive Pedagogy.I have been a teacher since 1995. Over the years, I have taught everything Music including Band, General Music, Chorus, and Orchestra from grades pre-K-12.In my free time, I perform in several local music ensembles, including the Penn Central Wind Band, the Milton Area Community Band, Susquehanna Strings, and as a founding member of the IT Clarinet Quartet. I am also a marching and music instructor for the Lewisburg Marching Dragons. I also serve as the Curriculum and Instruction Chair for PMEA District 8.My husband and I have three daughters, one son and two dogs and a granddogI truly believe that everyone is deserving of a high-quality public education, which includes the related arts. I am looking forward to introducing your children to music and giving them a foundation for life long musicking!